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Board of Trustees approves budget

By Lauren Duncan

September 13, 2012

Filed under City, Latest News

State funding cuts as well as faculty and staff raises are a few priorities in the university’s budget this year.The SIU Board of Trustees met Tuesday at the SIU-Edwardsville campus for the first full board meeting since Ju...

Graduate student joins race for City Council

By Karsten Burgstahler

September 13, 2012

Filed under City, Latest News

An SIU graduate student recently announced his decision to run for Carbondale’s highest board.Blaine Tisdale, Graduate Student Professional Council president, said he saw the good a student could bring to the Carbondale Cit...

Park district to receive $90,000 toward splash park creation

By Austin Flynn

September 11, 2012

Filed under City, Latest News

Mayor Joel Fritzler said the city will receive something it has waited on for nearly 40 years: a pool for all.“This is the city of Carbondale supporting the community of Carbondale for a project that has been wanted and need...

11 years later: International students reflect on 9/11

By Riley Swinford

September 10, 2012

Filed under Campus, City, Latest News

Eleven years after the Sept. 11 attacks, some international students say they still feel the event’s effects.From stereotypes and racism to increased security procedures, some international students said they feel like life af...

Underground Pub and Grill closes business

By Nathan Maul

September 5, 2012

Filed under City, Latest News

Carbondale’s bar scene now has one less option.The Underground Pub and Grill in Carbondale will not continue business after a temporary closing three weeks ago.  The owners will rent out the property to other prospective businesses...

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